Greg Secker, the CEO and owner of Learn To Trade had an interview with the CEOCFO and this is what he had to say on various matters that he was addressed on. Concerning his philosophy, he said that he always accept things and find out the details as he pursues them.
Though he studied agriculture and food science, but now he is in the field of finance. Greg Secker explains that while he was pursuing his degree, he was also building and selling computers, something that gave him ample time to learn to code the older programmers. After gaining enough knowledge in the field, he got a partner who offered him a job as Virtual Trading Desk, and that is how he made a switch.
About the interest in the Forex and his innovations he said that from working on the Virtual Trading Desk, it is where he got the interest in the Forex trade. As he had to code all the functions of the trading strategies, he gained the knowledge of how they work. What inspired him is the profits that he saw being made, therefore he also took the action. He went ahead to borrow $ 5,000 of which in the span of one year, he turned it to $ 60,000. From that experience, he learned that you have to approach each trade with a risk-managed attitude, be disciplined and maintain your trading plan.
Concerning sharing his knowledge and passion, Greg Secker said that once he made a decent earning he retired. He went on to trade from home but after he was bored to transacting from his home, Secker started to attend seminars. From 2003, he began addressing people in seminars and says that he has done it on the stage for about 6,000 times on so many platforms.
Greg Secker went to University of Nottingham and graduated with a bachelor in agriculture and food sciences. He worked as a trading technologist in the 1990’s. In 1998 he was awarded with British Telecom Award for creating the Virtual Trading Desk. In 2010, he founded The Greg Secker Foundation. The main aim of the organization was to enhance the quality of peoples’ lives around the globe.